Articles written by: Seth Levy

How To Be A Lobbyist For National Conservation Issues – Part 1
Environment

How To Be A Lobbyist For National Conservation Issues – Part 1

Do you feel helplessness when an action alert hits your inbox, or when you read some new statistics about the advancing pace of global warming, or fights over conservation priorities?  Do you think you need a team of trained lobbyists, some sketchy Super PAC funding and a law degree to […]

Amazing Earthfest is…Amazing!
Mobilization and Events

Amazing Earthfest is…Amazing!

Dialog about public lands in Utah is reaching a boiling point. Utah, with its 30 million acres of public lands, including iconic wonders like the Arches National Park and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, has seen legislation introduced to transfer public lands to state ownership, superimpose a grazing zone over a […]

6 Ways to Volunteer Your Vacation
Mobilization and Events

6 Ways to Volunteer Your Vacation

The tanned, barfing masses at spring break and the weird stomach aliments that  plague cruise ships don’t say “Vacation” to me. I’d rather bring a good story back from my vacation, not a legacy of liver damage and a misspelled tattoo (Who is Brad? Is “4eVR” grammatically correct? Is that […]

6 Ways to Make Outdoorsy Friends
Mobilization and Events

6 Ways to Make Outdoorsy Friends

It’s Friday night and a long weekend filled with aimless chores stretches ahead. A fantasy vision of you, surrounded with stinky, smiling friends, happily enjoying fellowship in the backcountry seems far-off and hopeless. It’s hard enough to meet friends, never mind the sort of friends that would rather go for […]